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Eildon Hills
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Eildon Hills & ruined abbey tranquility

From £95 per adult

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January — December

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Appreciating this beautiful Border region with a walk to a hill top view of the Tweed valley, followed by a well-deserved pub lunch. Visit Kelso and a walk around Dryburgh abbey in its riverside setting.

-       Starting the day with a coffee stop in an old courtyard and the story of Old Melrose.

-      Walk in the Eildon Hills to the foundations of an ancient hill fort with expansive views over the Tweed valley. Walk grading: Moderate hill climb along well defined tracks and paths. Distance: 5Kms. Height: 290m

-       Picnic lunch on the hills.

-       Walk around the comprehensive ruins of Dryburgh abbey in its peaceful rural idyll beside the River Tweed. Grading: Easy along well-defined paths. 

-       Short walks to a little known statue to Scotland’s national hero, Wallace, and to the Temple of the Muses.

-       Scott’s view of the Eildon Hills - iconic to this region


Cost includes admission to Dryburgh Abbey but excludes food or drink.

Pickup: 09:30  Drop Off: 18:30

Contact details

Roaming Scotland
Gartgreenie House
FK10 3QG
Edinburgh - City Centre
Driver guide Minibus
Bespoke Private Small Group (1-16)
English Tagalog
Adventure History Landscapes Walking Walking/Hiking Wildlife

Tour prices


  • £95 Per Adult
  • £95 Per child
  • £95 Concession
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Prices are subject to change depending on season


Tour company information

Roaming Scotland

We do small group excursions with walks to see the less-explored wilds of Scotland with a focus on its ancient peoples and walking in their footsteps.

Opening times

8am-6pm everyday.

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